Locality W02. Hochbehälter, wasserwerk (Cambrian of Germany)

Also known as Triebenreuth locality, Tannenknock Fm, Locality W2, West Gondwana

Where: Germany (50.2° N, 11.6° E: paleocoordinates 44.3° S, 104.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Kingaspidoides frankenwaldensis zone, Galgenberg Member (Tannenknock Formation), Undillan (505.0 - 504.0 Ma)

• middle Middle Cambrian (middle Celtiberian Series). Overlies Tiefenbach Formation. Underlies Wildenstein member of Tannenknock formation.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; cherty/siliceous shale and sandstone

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: G. Geyer. 2017. Trilobites of the Galgenberg Member (Tannenknock Formation), middle Cambrian Stage 5, Franconian Forest, Germany: a paradigmatic lowermost middle Cambrian West Gondwanan fauna. Palaeontologische Zeitschrift 91:5-70 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186149: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 16.06.2017, edited by Pete Wagner

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Taxonomic list

 Bradoriida - Indianidae
Indiana sp.2 Mathew 1902
Trilobita
 Aulacopleurida - Solenopleuridae
Parasolenopleura wurmi Geyer 2017 trilobite
 Redlichiida - Ellipsocephalidae
Hyolitha
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